Our mission is to build power to advance child well-being in the St. Louis region by strengthening alliances for child-friendly public policy, increasing citizen contact with policy makers, positioning youth and organizers to move systems and engaging faith communities in child advocacy.
Deaconess Center offers a wide variety of long-term and short-term ways to connect and get involved. Opportunities for volunteers of at least 18 years of age include:
Greeting child advocates at our Welcome Desk:
Monday through Friday, 8 am to 5 pm
Providing hospitality for meetings and special events:
Episodic, evenings and weekends
Setting up and breaking down meetings and special events
Call David Nehrt-Flores at (314) 356-2533